Boyfriends pays tribute as Love Island star dies aged 32

21st Jun 18 | News

The news was confirmed online this morning. 

Reality star Sophie Gradon, who appeared in the hit dating show Love Island back in 2016, has passed away at the age of 32.

Sophie’s boyfriend, Aaron Armstrong, along with her friends and family confirmed via Sophie’s personal Facebook account that she had passed away.

Sharing a picture of them together, he wrote:

"I will never forget that smile I love you so so much baby your my world forever ever and always"

The Newcastle native, was also crowned Miss Great Britain in 2009.

It is not yet known how Sophie died.

A Northumbria Police spokesperson said:

"At about 8.27pm yesterday (June 20) police attended a property in Medburn, Ponteland, where sadly a 32-year-old woman was found deceased.

There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding her death. A report will now be prepared for the coroner."